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U.S. top court snubs environmental challenge to Trump's border wall

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https://www.reuters.com/article/us-...challenge-to-trumps-border-wall-idUSKBN1O21QI

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The U.S. Supreme Court on Monday rebuffed a challenge by three conservation groups to the authority of President Donald Trump’s administration to build a wall along the U.S.-Mexico border, a victory for Trump who has made the wall a centerpiece of his hardline immigration policies.

The justices’ declined to hear the groups’ appeal of a ruling by a federal judge in California rejecting their claims that the administration had pursued border wall projects without complying with applicable environmental laws. The groups are the Center for Biological Diversity, the Animal Legal Defense Fund and Defenders of Wildlife.
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I personally think the wall is going to be a colossal waste of money that could be better spent on more important things like infrastructure.

The Korean DMZ is an example of how walls change or upset the natural balance of life suddenly living in isolation. Species found nowhere else live inside the DMZ & are looked after by the S Korean military.
 
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